The Young Audiences Music Awards honours creativity and innovation in the field of musical productions for young audiences, from all corners of the world, created by community groups, schools, NGOs, companies, bands and ensembles of all forms, from solo artist to orchestra.
Entries are unique musical performances created to awaken imaginations, stir emotions, address current issues and motivate the further musical explorations of children and youth (aged 0-18).
Prizes will be awarded in the following categories:
Best Small Ensemble for young audiences
Best Large Ensemble for young audiences
Best Opera for young audiences
On top of these awards, cash prizes will be presented to the Production of the Year and the winner of the Public Choice Award (selected from the top 4 nominees in each category).
The winners will be announced at YAMsession 2017, which will be held in Porto, Portugal, from the 4th to the 6th of September 2017.
The deadline for submissions: 1 June 2017, 17:00 CET.
Find out more: http://yamawards.org